The Fletcher School

  • The Fletcher School creates bright futures for students with specific learning disabilities and/or attention deficit disorders by offering a structured, individualized, college preparatory curriculum that prepares them to reach their full potential.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council for Exceptional Children
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit or Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage based and ADHD
Year Founded1982

Student Body

Total Students267 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeThe Fletcher School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size6 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMay. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$23,780
Tuition Notes2016-2017: Grades K-5 tuition $22550 Grades 6-12 tuition $23780
% on Financial Aid
12%
Average Financial Aid Grant$8,300
Admissions DirectorSusan Culp
Admissions AssociateElizabeth Ashe

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Studio, Beta Club, Girls on the Run, Karate Art Studio, Beta Club, Karate, Girls on the Run,

School Notes

  • Multisensory instruction using Orton-Gillingham methodology; college preparatory curriculum; six to one student-teacher ratio
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